Amulet of Bes (?) (fragment)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, From debris of rock tomb G 7821

Dimensions

Overall: 1.4 x 2.2 cm (9/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.1881

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Amulets

Fragment of a faience amulet, of Bes?

Provenance

From Giza, From debris of rock tomb G 7821. 1931 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition